Chile at the 1956 Summer Olympics

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Chile at the Olympic Games

Flag of Chile
IOC code  CHI
NOC Comité Olímpico de Chile
Website www.coch.cl (Spanish)
At the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors 33 (31 men and 2 women) in 8 sports
Flag bearer Marlene Ahrens
Medals
Rank: 27
Gold
0
Silver
2
Bronze
2
Total
4
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Chile competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. 33 competitors, 31 men and 2 women, took part in 22 events in 8 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event
 Silver Ahrens, MarleneMarlene Ahrens Athletics Women's Javelin Throw
 Silver Tapia, RamónRamón Tapia Boxing Men's Middleweight
 Bronze Barrientos, ClaudioClaudio Barrientos Boxing Men's Bantamweight
 Bronze Lucas, CarlosCarlos Lucas Boxing Men's Light Heavyweight

Athletics[edit]

Men's Marathon

Basketball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Sprint
Time trial
Individual road race

Diving[edit]

Men's 10m Platform

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Chile in 1956.

Individual
Team
  • Gerardo Cortes, Sr.
  • Nilo Floody
  • Héctor Carmona

Rowing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chile at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-07-30. 

External links[edit]